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[California] FORSYTH v MPAA: DEFENDANTS’ REQUEST FOR JUDICIAL NOTICE IN SUPPORT OF SPECIAL MOTION TO STRIKE, Apr 29, 2016

Defendants respectfully request that the Court take judicial notice of the contents of (1) the Common Sense Media website, (2) the Smoke Free Movies website, and (3) the Scenesmoking website, as exemplified by the screenshots in Exhibits 1–3.
Tobacco On Trial
added May 1, 2016 01:02
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[California] FORSYTH v MPAA: MOTION to Strike, Apr 29, 2016

Plaintiff therefore must demonstrate a probability of success on the merits. But Plaintiff cannot even plausibly allege his claims, let alone demonstrate that they are likely to succeed. Accordingly, all of Plaintiff’s claims must be stricken under the an
Tobacco On Trial
added May 1, 2016 00:33
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[California] Movie Studios Fight Lawsuit That’d Make Films with Smoking ‘R’ Rated

. On Friday, defendants said the link between children smoking and movie ratings is “too attenuated and speculative to support damages.” “If Plaintiff’s claims were permitted to proceed, there would be no end to claims invoking CARA’s purported duty to d
LawNewz.com
added Apr 30, 2016 22:52
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[Oklahoma] Tulsa World Editorial: A higher state cigarette tax is good idea ... and the state needs the money

We already have endorsed the idea of a $1.50-a-pack increase in the state cigarette tax as part of the governor’s effort to save the state’s health-care system from destruction. We thought we’d spend some time saying that it’s a good idea all by itself,
Tulsa (OK) World
added Apr 30, 2016 21:27
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Study finds adolescent tobacco users commonly report light smoking

A new research abstract being presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) 2016 Meeting reveals new details about teen smoking. Most young smokers report that they don't light up every day, and many smoke only a few cigarettes on the days they do s
EurekAlert
added Apr 30, 2016 21:27
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, New York] Antismoking Coalition Gives Big Tobacco a Fight in Indonesia

Over the last decade, it has become a last Eden for tobacco companies facing declining smoking rates at home.... Yet that push has been met by an increasingly potent coalition of mayors, health officials and antismoking groups that has scored some impor
New York Times
added Apr 30, 2016 20:46
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Altria CEO Weighs In on Tobacco Minimum Age Debate

The decision regarding whether the legal minimum buying age for tobacco products should be raised from 18 to 21 should lay in the hands of Congress, not individual municipalities, Marty Barrington, Altria Group Inc.’s chairman, president and CEO, stated T
Convenience Store News
added Apr 30, 2016 19:09
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FDA Wants to Work With, Not Against Tobacco Retail Community

"I and my colleagues at the FDA take the dialogue with the industry seriously," said Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products (CTP). "The dialogue, and the level of mutual respect that comes with the dialogue, with the retail commu
Convenience Store News
added Apr 30, 2016 19:04
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[Massachusetts] Tobacco laws change in Tewksbury: Board of Health snuffs out flavored tobacco, raises legal age

The Tewksbury Board of Health wanted to enact a stricter law regarding to­bacco use with the town of Tewksbury. They proposed the following: restricting sales of flavored tobacco, blunt wraps, and cigars, and increasing the age of purchase on tobacco pro
Tewksbury (MA) Town Crier
added Apr 30, 2016 18:58
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[Colorado] [4460.8] Marijuana Exposure in Children Hospitalized for Bronchiolitis

CONCLUSIONS: One in six young children in our study was exposed to marijuana. Marijuana should never been smoked in the presence of children. More research needs to be done to investigate secondhand marijuana exposure, and to track the impact of changing
Pediatric Academic Societies
added Apr 30, 2016 15:42
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